Learn about the history of Milan and its courtly intrigues on a 3-hour walking tour. Discover the anecdotes of many leading personalities that stayed in Milan, like Leonardo da Vinci, the composer Giuseppe Verdi and the novelist Alessandro Manzoni.
What to Expect
Milan's magic and charm may not be immediately clear to tourists, but once discovered it can be easily understood as one of Italy's most majestic cities. Your guide will enlighten you on all the changes that have occurred in the city, it's foreign domination and it's intrigues and traditions.
Walk around the city and explore it's most iconic sights as well as some you may not have thought to visit on your own. Some top attractions include the Duomo, the third largest catholic church in the world, Gallery Vittorio Emanuele II with it's 19th century glass-vaulted arcade and Sforza Castle, a fortress with several magnificent inner courtyards.
Visit the picturesque Brera District, with it's narrow alleys and antique boutiques. Afterwards, enter inside La Scala Opera House, one of the world's best known opera houses: visit the Theater and the Opera Museum, home to authentic costumes used during the shows.
- Professional, local guide